Gilray Densham: BlackTrax by CAST

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Gilray Densham’s innovation and creativity allows all types of shows to be more efficient and creative than ever before, bringing their visions to life on stage.

BlackTrax by Cast Group Inc,combines newly developed and existing technologies into an intelligent communication solution. BlackTrax tracks in real-time and delivers six degrees of freedom information to controllers of all types of robotic equipment including lights, cameras, audio and multimedia, automating and creating natural real-time relationships between humans and objects on stage.

Mr. Densham was the Manning Innovation Awards’ 2016 David E Mitchell Award of Distinction winner. At the 2016 Ernest C Manning Awards Innovation Symposium. Mr. Densham spoke about his innovation (watch here:

2016 Manning Award of Distinction Winner, Gilray Densham

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